Faculty Information

The Commencement Planning Committee and the Student Affairs Office provide information to all graduating students. Faculty should encourage students to meet the necessary deadlines to participate in commencement.

Form Deadlines

Step 1
Participation and Gown Order Form

Faculty participating in the commencement ceremony must order their gown online by Monday April 2nd.

Step 2
Nominate a Student Speaker

Faculty should nominate a graduate and undergraduate student to speak at the commencement ceremony.

Student Speaker Nomination Form


Step 3
Collect Your Gown 

All commencement apparel must be collected from the campus you indicated on the online faculty ordering form. 

Apparel is loaned. The traditional black midcalf-length gown and master's hoods must be returned.

Participants in the ceremony should return their tams, gowns, and hoods immediately following the ceremony.


No commencement ceremony rehearsal is planned.